Developing East Arnhem Limited area
Resident workers - Individual income
Developing East Arnhem Limited area labour force have a lower proportion of people with high incomes ($1,750 or more per week) than Greater Darwin.
The Individual Income levels of the local resident workers are directly linked to their knowledge, experience, qualifications, occupation and skill levels.
Income statistics in Developing East Arnhem Limited area, when analysed with other data sources, such as Age structure, Qualifications, Hours worked and Occupations, help to evaluate the economic opportunities and socio-economic status of Developing East Arnhem Limited area. This also indicates what knowledge and skill levels industry can draw upon locally.
Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2016 – by usual residence
|Resident workers individual income|
|Developing East Arnhem Limited area||2016|
|Gross weekly individual income||Number||%||Greater Darwin%|
|Negative Income/ Nil income||18||0.6||0.6||3101|
|$1 - $149||56||1.9||2.0||3102|
|$150 - $299||251||8.3||2.0||3103|
|$300 - $399||199||6.6||2.3||3104|
|$400 - $499||146||4.8||3.0||3105|
|$500 - $649||262||8.7||4.9||3106|
|$650 - $799||206||6.8||7.2||3107|
|$800 - $999||207||6.8||10.8||3108|
|$1,000 - $1,249||273||9.0||14.4||3109|
|$1,250 - $1,499||231||7.6||11.9||3110|
|$1,500 - $1,749||223||7.4||10.7||3111|
|$1,750 - $1,999||231||7.6||8.2||3112|
|$2,000 - $2,999||363||12.0||13.0||3113|
|$3,000 or more||113||3.7||7.2||3114|
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing (opens a new window) 2016. Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id (opens a new window), the population experts.
Analysis of the resident workers individual income levels in Developing East Arnhem Limited area in 2016 compared to Greater Darwin shows that there was a lower proportion earning a high income (those earning $1,750 per week or more) and a higher proportion of low income persons (those earning less than $500 per week).
Overall, 23.4% of the resident workers earned a high income, and 22.1% earned a low income, compared with 28.5% and 10.0% respectively for Greater Darwin.
The major differences between the weekly income of the resident workers in Developing East Arnhem Limited area and Greater Darwin were:
- A larger percentage of resident workers earned Not stated (8.2% compared to 1.6%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers earned $150 - $299 (8.3% compared to 2.0%)
- A larger percentage of resident workers earned $300 - $399 (6.6% compared to 2.3%)
- A smaller percentage of resident workers earned $1,000 - $1,249 (9.0% compared to 14.4%)